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of Northwestern PA
I never understood your feelings about me.
I know you were never satisfied with me.
Didnít seem that I could ever do anything to please you.
I donít think you ever knew how much I hurt.
How much I wanted your approval,
You were never able to give me what I felt I needed inside.
I never felt worthy around you.
So little self worth.
I would medicate myself so I wouldnít feel how I always seemed to feel.
To cover my feelings of inadequacy, worthlessness and anger.
It seemed so much easier that way.
When I was with you when you passed on, I was so angry at you.
The only feeling I could identify at that time was anger, Dad .
Why couldnít you love me?
I am moving on and working through my feelings about my life with you.
Today I can sayÖI forgive you dad.
Iíve had to so I can move on towards where I want to be.
Today I feel good.
Written by, Anonymous
©2005 Mental Health Association of Northwestern PA
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